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This Month in the Square

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Check Mates! Chess

May 25, 9:00am -12:00pm

The Check Mates! is a casual community chess club for everyone. All ages and experience levels welcome. Come for just a game or stay for as long as...

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Tai Chi Chih & Qigong Moving Meditation Classes

May 29, 10:00am -11:00am

Take an hour out of your busy week to enjoy a free, rejuvenating Tai Chi Chih/Qigong class! Tai Chi Chih (pronounced tie chee cha) is like...

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Maine Academy of Modern Music Showcase (rain date)

May 30, 6:00pm -8:00pm

The Maine Academy of Modern Music will host a MAMMOTH Brass Band, Rock Chorus, and Strings Pop-Up performance at Congress Square Park on Friday, May...

Over 200 free public events are hosted every season in the Square.